Israelis On ‘Mars’: Astronauts To Simulate Life On Red Planet In Desert Habitat
In February, six Israeli astronauts will head to the Desert Mars Analog Ramon Station in Mizpe Ramon for a taste of the Red Planet life.
January 30, 2018
Paralyzed Rats Can Walk Again After Israeli Scientists Inject Human Stem Cells
Some rats with spinal injuries were able to regain motor skills and sensory perception after being implanted with an enhanced scaffold.
November 12, 2017
Sun Power: Israeli Tech Makes Solar Cells 70% More Effective
Researchers at Israel's Technion developed a new technology that could improve the efficiency of photovoltaic cells by nearly 70 percent.
March 27, 2017
The Secret To Eternal Life? Hydras Know Where To Regrow Lost Body Parts
How does a small animal called hydra know how to regrow lost body parts? Its secret could help humans regenerate muscles and even a heart.
March 22, 2017
EU Injects €7.7M Into NanoPack To Develop Nanotech Packaging That Prolongs Food Shelf Life
Developed in Israel, NanoPack will enhance food safety, prevent food-borne illness outbreaks, and reduce the 1.3 billion tons of food wasted annually.
January 30, 2017
Sniffing Out Cancer: Israeli Prof. Finds Diseases Like Cancer And Parkinson’s Can Be Detected On The Breath
Led by Israeli Prof. Hossam Haick, an international team of researchers proved that many diseases can be detected by "smelling" a patient's breath.
January 16, 2017
Technion Students’ Hilarious Take On The Viral ‘Mannequin Challenge’ Craze
Hold it right there: Hundreds of students from Israel's Technion posed together for a special effects-filled Mannequin Challenge clip.
November 28, 2016
Technion Opens New Cancer Research Center
| November 24, 2016 | Scientists and researchers from around the world gathered this week in Israel for the inauguration of the Technion Integrated Cancer Center (TICC), a first-of-its kind hub for global cancer research, which will expedite the discovery of new diagnostic tools and treatments through a collaborative “bench-to-bedside”approach. In addition to serving as […]
November 24, 2016
Hebrew U. Grads World’s 67th Most Employable
| November 22, 2016 | An analysis of graduates’ employability published by Times Higher Education (THE) ranked graduates of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem as the 67th most employable in the world, the highest among all Israeli institutions. The rankings, which reveal which universities recruiters at top companies think are the best at preparing students […]
November 22, 2016
Mort Zuckerman Awarded Technion Medal
| November 15, 2016 | Mortimer B. Zuckerman was presented with The Technion Medal, the highest honor of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology at a festive dinner last night in New York City. A business leader and philanthropist, Zuckerman was honored for establishing the Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program—a transformative initiative designed to foster collaboration between […]
November 15, 2016
Stunning But Scary: Video Shows Bacteria Evolving Into Super Bugs
With the help of a giant Petri dish inspired by a movie billboard, Israeli and American researchers show evolution at its most ferocious.
September 13, 2016
Out Of Thin Air: Israeli Scientists Harvest Drinking Water From Air
Getting clean water to needy areas remains an ongoing challenge. Israeli scientists present a new energy-saving system to produce high-quality water from the air.
September 01, 2016
Portable Ultrasound Kit Will Expedite Medical Treatment, Save Lives In Disaster Areas
The new device will transmit real-time imaging from disaster zones and accident scenes directly to the treating physician.
February 15, 2016
Breakthrough Israeli Research Improves HIV/AIDS Treatment, Could Lead To Cure
In recognition of World AIDS Day, NoCamels reporters spotlight groundbreaking Israeli studies on HIV/AIDS.
December 01, 2015
Technion Creates Artificial Lung To Study Pollution Effects
Researchers at the Technion have succeeded in creating the first life-sized, artificial human lung to study the effects of pollution.
October 22, 2015